Spotlight Interview: Bruce Flunker, President, EBSO

About Bruce Flunker Bruce Flunker is president of EBSO, Inc., now a 90 Degree Benefits Company in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and St. Paul, Minnesota. EBSO, Inc. serves clients throughout the United States with employees in Arizona, Ohio, Illinois and Kentucky. Flunker began his insurance career in 1980, when he joined Wausau Insurance as

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 24

Even Asymptomatic People Carry the Coronavirus in High Amounts By Apoorva Mandavilli Nytimes.com - Of all the coronavirus’s qualities, perhaps the most surprising has been that seemingly healthy people can spread it to others. This trait has made the virus difficult to contain, and continues to challenge efforts to identify and isolate infected people. To view the

Volume 10, Issue 23: Nigel Williams, Founder, ELXR Smart Health Discusses Medical Travel Technology as Backbone for Telemedicine

Dear Colleagues, Medical Travel Today is excited to bring you an interview with Nigel Williams, Founder, ELXR Smart Health, who specializes in solving problems where existing healthcare systems are under imminent burden of growing volumes of health episodes and increasing costs. In this interview, Williams discusses his company and their role

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 23

Economic analysis of the prevalence and clinical and economic burden of medication error in England By Rachel Ann Elliott, Elizabeth Camacho, Dina Jankovic, Mark J Sculpher, Rita Faria Qualitysafety.bmj.com - Medication is the most widely used medical intervention. Harm caused by medication is referred to as an adverse drug event (ADE), and includes medication errors,

Volume 10, Issue 22: Mike Baldzicki, Executive Vice President, Growth & Strategy, AscellaHealth, Discusses Cost Savings Initiatives for Specialty Pharmacy Benefit Managers and Upcoming Webinar Series

Dear Colleagues, Medical Travel Today is excited to bring you an interview with Mike Baldzicki, Executive Vice President, Growth & Strategy at AscellaHealth, a national specialty pharmacy benefit manager serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments, offering high quality prescription drug benefit management services. In this interview, Baldzicki discusses how employers and TPAs are

Spotlight Interview: Michael J. Baldzicki, CRCM Executive Vice President, Growth & Strategy, AscellaHealth

About Michael J Baldzicki, CRCM Executive Vice President, Growth & Strategy, AscellaHealth As an Executive of Growth & Strategy for AscellaHealth, Mike leads Market Access, Business Development & Corporate Strategy for Specialty / Infusion Pharmacy Segments, he provides business strategies of all portfolio management.  Within his roles, he ensures the success of

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 22

INDUSTRY NEWS Johnson & Johnson to End Talc-Based Baby Powder Sales in North America By Tiffany Hsu and Roni Caryn Rabin nytimes.com - Johnson & Johnson is discontinuing North American sales of its talc-based baby powder, a product that once defined the company’s wholesome image and that it has defended for decades even as it faced

Volume 10, Issue 21: Simon Estcourt, Managing Director, Aposave, Discusses Providing Medications to Patients Without Commercial Access

Dear Colleagues, Medical Travel Today is excited to bring you an interview with Simon Estcourt, Managing Director, Aposave, a part of the Abacus Medicine Group, a Danish company that focuses on providing access to commercially available products throughout Europe that typically works with wholesalers. In this interview, Estcourt discusses the impact

Spotlight Interview: Simon Estcourt, Managing Director, Aposave

About Simon Estcourt With over 25 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and pharma/healthcare services industries Simon joined Aposave in November 2018. Starting as a graduate at Servier, Simon moved quickly into management positions before joining Quintiles in global operations.  He worked with many of the leading pharmaceutical manufacturers and pioneered the development